For people looking to get into wire wrapping, here are all the materials you need to create beautiful wrapped agates, geodes and crystals.
First, get yourself some tools!
As I tell all my students, 20 gauge is a great beginner wire because it’s thick enough for structural work and then thin enough for detailed decorative things, like swirls!
This is what we use in the class I teach:
However, when you’re ready… graduate to Sterling Silver for special gifts for family and friends.
Sterling Silver Wire 20 Gauge Round Half Hard (5 Feet)
Raw Stones are my favorite for beginners since their rough edges give your wire something to hold onto. Once you’ve got the technique down, graduate to agate slices and other types of stones. The possibilities are endless!
Amethyst: balances physical ailments
1 lb Natural Amethyst Crystals Raw Rough Stones
Amazonite: helps you speak your truth
Zentron Crystal Collection 1/2 Pound Rough Natural Amazonite Stones
Agate slices can be used with our without the hole. I believe that the hole really helps when you’re a beginner, but here’s both links so that you can choose what works best for you.